artists

Indra Dodi

Indra Dodi

INDRA DODI Born: January 1st, 1980 Education: Faculty of Fine Art, ISI (Indonesian Institute of the Arts), Yogyakarta Indonesia Leather Academy (Akademi Teknologi Kulit), Yogyakarta, Indonesia Sarjana Wiata Institut Yogyakarta, Indonesia   With already some solo and group exhibitions in Asia, in South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, The Philippines and of course Indonesia, Indra Dodi isContinue reading →
Agung Kurniawan

Agung Kurniawan

AGUNG KURNIAWAN Born: 14 March, 1968 in Jember, Jawa Timur (East Java), Indonesia Education: Archeology, Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (not graduated) Graphic Art, Faculty of Fine Arts, Indonesia Institute of the Arts, Yogyakarta, Indonesia (not graduated) Agung Kurniawan is one of the most important contemporary artists of Indonesia. He isContinue reading →
Hengki Koentjoro

Hengki Koentjoro

HENGKI KOENTJORO Born: Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia on March 24th 1963 Education: Kanisius High School, 1977 - 1981 — Jakarta, Indonesia Brooks Institute of Photography, 1987 - 1990 — California, USA Website:  www.hengki-koentjoro.com Hasselblad Ambassador: www.hasselblad.com/ambassadors/hengki-koentjoro/ Hengki Koentjoro is an accomplished photographer, specialising in capturing the spectral domain that lies amidst the shades of black and white. Born in Semarang, Central Java,Continue reading →
S. Dwi Stya Acong

S. Dwi Stya Acong

S. DWI STYA ACONG Born: Malang, 26 Maret 1977 Education: Fine Art Institute (ISI) Yogyakarta (1994-2003) The works of art of S. Dwi Stya Acong are surrealistic-impressionistic landscapes in which light is captured in short, unblended brushstrokes in vibrant colours and yet subdued contrasts.A recurring theme of the works of S. Dwi Stya Acong, anContinue reading →
Soni Irawan

Soni Irawan

SONI IRAWAN Born: Yogyakarta, 15 January 1975 Education: Visual Art Faculty, Fine Art Department, Printmaking, Indonesian Art Institute Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI), Yogyakarta, Indonesia   As an artist with a formal art education and as a musician, (he was one of the founders of Yogyakarta experimental band Seek Six Sick), Soni Irawan has different approachContinue reading →
Nguyen Dinh Vu

Nguyen Dinh Vu

NGUYEN DINH VU Born: 1980 in Thai Nguyen, Vietnam Lives and works in Hanoi Education: Vietnam University of Fine Arts (2013) Vietnamese painting is mainly a twentieth century phenomenon. In contrast to other Asian countries, Vietnamese artists in the feudal period did not practise the art of painting, but devoted themselves to sculpture and theContinue reading →
Arwin Hidayat

Arwin Hidayat

ARWIN HIDAYAT Born: Yogyakarta, 12 April 1983 Education: Fine Arts Institute (ISI) Yogyakarta - Indonesia Arwin Hidayat combines primitive and contemporary motifs for his works on paper and in his paintings, but also by folk art inspired refined unique batik pieces. Although many of his works are inspired by his personal experiences and thoughts, hisContinue reading →
Iswanto Soerjanto

Iswanto Soerjanto

ISWANTO SOERJANTO Born: 1967 Education: Law School Brooks Institute of Photography, California, USA Iswanto Soerjanto has been working for more than 2 decades as an advertising photographer but is seeking to find other forms of photography. As an experienced photographer he makes high quality photos. His interest in the history of photography and techniques leadingContinue reading →
Ayu Arista Murti

Ayu Arista Murti

AYU ARISTA MURTI Born: Surabaya, 14 December 1979, East-Java, Indonesia Education: 2004 - Graduated from Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Indonesia Institute of Arts (ISI), Yogyakarta, Indonesia Ayu Arista Murti is one of the few female artists in Indonesia. Her works evolve around the theme of love and harmony among living organisms. “Nature, inContinue reading →
Agus Prasetyo

Agus Prasetyo

AGUS PRASETYO Born: 3 September 1976 in Rembang, Middle Java, Indonesia Education: Indonesia Institut of the Art,Yogyakarta   Agus Prasetyo's artworks are an interesting mix of different media. Paintings of wood block prints, mixed media (textile, paper) on canvas. List of Artworks by Agus Prasetyo 
Damian Kapojos

Damian Kapojos

DAMIAN KAPOJOS Born: 4 April 1980, The Netherlands Education: Royal College of Art, Fine Art Sculpture, London, United Kingdom CABK ArtEZ Hogeschool voor de kunsten, Zwolle, The Netherlands Artez Zwolle, Zwolle, The Netherlands Hogeschool voor de kunsten Constantijn Huygens, Zwolle, The Netherlands Damian Kapojos is een Dutch ceramic artist who finds his inspirations in the mythological tales and stories.Continue reading →
Dadang Christanto

Dadang Christanto

DADANG CHRISTANTO Born: Central Java in 1957 Education 1975–77 Studied painting, Pawiyatan Sanggarbambu, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 1975–79 Studied painting, Sekolah Menengah Seni Rupa (SMSR), Yogyakarta, Indonesia 1980–86 Studied painting, Indonesia Institute of Arts (ISI), Yogyakarta, Indonesia 1999–03 Lecturer, School of Art and Design, Northern Territory University, Darwin 2004 Lecturer, College of Fine Arts, University of NewContinue reading →
M.A. Roziq

M.A. Roziq

M.A. ROZIQ Born: Lampung, 28 September 1978 Education: 2002 Diploma Fine Art Photography, Akademi Desain Visi Yogyakarta, Indonesia M.A. Roziq sees the photography as a way to express his thoughts and imagination rather than capturing lights and events. One of his teachers at the Photography Academy was Iswanto Soerjanto, a photographer also represented by GalleryContinue reading →
Yoga Mahendra

Yoga Mahendra

YOGA MAHENDRA Born: 4 February, 1982 in Malang, Jawa Timur (East Java), Indonesia Education: Desain Komunikasi Visual – Universitas Negeri Malang, East Java, Indonesia Yoga Mahendra makes bizarre and richly imaginative paintings with figures which in turn are formed by other smaller figures and scenes. The grotesque images look hellish and non-hierachical scenes in undefinableContinue reading →
S.E. Dewantoro

S.E. Dewantoro

S.E. DEWANTORO Born: 31 December 1972, Solo, Indonesia Education: Seni Rupa at The Universitas Negeri Sebelas Maret (UNS) S.E. (Gepeng) Dewantoro's bizarre drawings and artworks explore and question the relationship of man (human) with his surroundings. A complicated strings of web and thoughts about existence, politics, religion. His depictions of bare flesh and human bodiesContinue reading →
Herlambang Bayu Aji

Herlambang Bayu Aji

HERLAMBANG BAYU AJI Born: Solo/Surakarta, Indonesia Education: Institute for Art in Context, Universität der Künste Berlin Universitas Sebelas Maret, Jurusan Seni Rupa Murni, Fakultas Sastra dan Seni Rupa (Study of Fine Arts) Surakarta, Indonesia Herlambang Bayu Aji lives and works as an artist, painter and graphic artist since 2010 in Berlin, Germany. During his study,Continue reading →
Afdhal

Afdhal

AFDHAL Born: Dumai, 29 March, 1981, Riau Province, Sumatra, Indonesia Education: Institut Seni Indonesia Yogyakarta Afdhal experiments with non-traditional combinations of materials – sponge, silicon caulk sealant, paint and electricity cables. Many times he also uses waste materials in his artworks. Living in Yogyakarta with his young family, not far from the ever active volcanoContinue reading →
Ronald Apriyan

Ronald Apriyan

RONALD APRIYAN Born: Prabumulih (Southern Sumatra), 29 April 1979 Education: Padjadjaran University Bandung Sarjanawiyata Taman Siswa University Yogyakarta Indonesia Institute of the Arts Yogyakarta Ronald Apriyan has long been active in the art world and is himself a talented artist. Although his style gradually changes during his lifetime as an artist, his works of artContinue reading →
Ida Bagus Putu Purwa

Ida Bagus Putu Purwa

IDA BAGUS PUTU PURWA Born: Sanur, 1 October 1977 Education: STSI, Denpasar, Bali Ida Bagus Putu Purwa's (or shortly Purwa) concept of art works is his continuous search of freedom. His paintings speak about human bodies in a true search and longing for freedom, realizing that human existence or ones' due rights was given toContinue reading →
Heri Kris

Heri Kris

HERI KRIS Born: Yogyakarta May 28, 1967 Education: Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI) Jogjakarta Indonesia jurusan seni rupa (seni lukis/FSRD) Heri Kris studied at FSRD ISI Yogyakarta in 1986. He is regarded one of the important contemporary artists in Indonesia. His first solo exhibition outside Indonesia was in Germany in 1994. Heri Kris participated in severalContinue reading →
Dedy Sufriadi

Dedy Sufriadi

DEDY SUFRIADI Born: 1976 in Palembang, Indonesia Education: Bachelor of Fine Art, Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI), Yogyakarta Masters of Fine Art, Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI), Yogyakarta Dedy Sufriadi has been very active in the Indonesian contemporary art scene, and has to date had over ten solo exhibitions, and has participated in numerous group exhibitions. Despite theContinue reading →
Rashid Salleh

Rashid Salleh

RASHID SALLEH   Rashid Salleh is a self-taught visual artist of Javanese and Indian heritage, born and bred in Singapore. The nature of his work changes over time. His artworks vary from depictions of ordinary subjects to surrealistic, poetic figures on canvas, fabric (batik) and sometimes also on paper. Inspired by his heritage and localContinue reading →
Purnomo

Purnomo

PURNOMO Born: Yogyakarta, May 1982 Education: 2003-2007 Ceramic Art  at The Indonesian Institute of the Arts (ISI), Yogyakarta Purnomo is one the very few ceramic artists from Indonesia. Although the subjects of his art are ordinary objects, many times with incredible realistic details, they bear deeper thoughts while at the same time still keep a sense ofContinue reading →
Abdi Setiawan

Abdi Setiawan

ABDI SETIAWAN Born: 29 Desember 1971, Pariaman, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia Education: ISI Yogyakarta, Jurusan Seni Kriya, 2003   List of Artworks by Abdi Setiawan 
Ngurah Paramartha

Ngurah Paramartha

NGURAH PARAMARTHA Born: Denpasar, 14 October 1974 Education: STSI Denpasar, Bali   List of Artworks by Ngurah Paramartha 
Abdullah Ibnu Thalhah

Abdullah Ibnu Thalhah

ABDULLAH IBNU THALHAH Born: Tegal, May 25, 1976 Education: Sarjana Hukum Islam (SHI) Fakultas Syariah, IAIN Walisongo Semarang Next to his artistic activities, Abdullah Ibnu Thalhah currently also works as editor (Koordinator Liputan/Korlip) at Tabloid Cempaka and illustrator at Suara Merdeka Group. List of Artworks by Abdullah Ibnu Thalhah 
Wahyu Srikaryadi

Wahyu Srikaryadi

WAHYU SRIKARYADI Born: Bandung, August 8, 1968 Education: Autodidact Apprentice of Barli Kartasasmita (1982-1989) Wahyu Srikaryadi is an established visual art artist from West-Java, Indonesia. Although he mainly makes paintings, he now also creates some installations and occasionally also sculptures. Starting his art career as an apprentice of Barli Kartasasmita (1982-1989), one of the modernContinue reading →
Putut Wahyu Widodo

Putut Wahyu Widodo

PUTUT WAHYU WIDODO Born: 5 Februari, 1964 in Semarang, Indonesia Education: Jurusan Seni Rupa (Visual Art Department), FPBS, IKIP Semarang, Indonesia (1987)
Meistoria Ve

Meistoria Ve

MEISTORIA VE Education: Fine Arts Institute (ISI) Yogyakarta - Indonesia List of Artworks by Meistoria Ve 
Ugo Untoro

Ugo Untoro

UGO UNTORO Born: Purbalingga, Central Java, 1970 Education: The Indonesian Institute of Art (ISI), Yogyakarta. Ugo Untoro held his solo exhibitions at Cemeti Contemporary Art Gallery, Yogyakarta (1996, 1998), Kedai Kebun Gallery, Yogyakarta (1999), Essence Art Gallery, Yogyakarta (2000) and Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta (2002). He participated in several group exhibitions at Purna Budaya Yogyakarta, CemetiContinue reading →